Mariana Redrovan

On February 17, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Polk County in Iowa  West Des Moines in Polk County Mariana Redrovan Homicide Mariana Redrovan (aka Mariana Redroban) 15 YOA DCI Case Number: 98-00744 Walnut Creek Inn West Des Moines, IA Polk County January 23, 1998 Case Summary compiled by Jody Ewing n Friday, January 23, 1998, Ecuadorian immigrant Mariana Redrovan, 15, was stabbed to death in […]

West Des Moines

On November 28, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in West Des Moines, IA       Missing Person: Johnny Gosch 12 YOA Missing From: West Des Moines, IA Case # 82-04613 Missing Since: September 5, 1982 On September 5, 1982, Johnny Gosch left his home to work his Des Moines Register paper route. What happened after that has been the subject […]

Polk County

On October 19, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Polk County, Iowa Note: These are cold cases that exist in Polk County, though many are under the jurisdiction of the Des Moines Police Department or other cities/townships within Polk County. They are listed here for cross-reference purposes because they are within Polk County.   Homicide Officer George William Mattern 27 YOA […]

Des Moines

On October 16, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Des Moines, Iowa       Note: Individual pages and case summaries for many of these victims are currently being compiled. If you have any information or photos you’d be willing to share, please email us or send via our Contact form. You may also contact the Des Moines Police Department at […]

Homicides – 1990s

On October 12, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

The Cases – Homicides (1990 – 1999) BY ERA: Up through 1899 | 1900s | 1910s | 1920s | 1930s | 1940s | 1950s | 1960s | 1970s | 1980s | 1990s | 2000 – present | Missing Persons The cases below include unsolved Iowa homicides from 1990 – 1999, and are listed in chronological […]